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by James Melvin
Thu, Jan 29 2015, 10:21AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: LDE Crashing Program
Replies: 2
Views: 1117

LDE Crashing Program

Hello Thermwood! Things have been great with 6 Build 15 for months. Everything much better and faster. Until today. Suddenly the LDE crashes the program. I have tried different jobs, closing program and restarting, shutting down and rebooting, downloaded lastest video driver and nothing seems to mak...
by James Melvin
Tue, Feb 05 2013, 4:42PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: MDF Doors not picked up in LDE
Replies: 3
Views: 730

MDF Doors not picked up in LDE

Is it just me or is this another "feature" of the Line Drawing Editor. I have created cabinets with flush MDF doors and drawer fronts. The LDE fails to see any pick-points on the d/d so it is not possible to check their dimensions or distances to/from them and any other pick-point. I have ...
by James Melvin
Thu, Mar 15 2012, 11:36AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Editing Walls
Replies: 1
Views: 374

Editing Walls

This a a longstanding issue for me: Once I have created a room in custom layout (all walls with build direction facing inward) and take a simple wall to the wall editor to create geometry for window openings I am never certain which side of the wall I am looking at. In other words, I don't know if I...
by James Melvin
Thu, Dec 29 2011, 8:27AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Disappearing Cabinets
Replies: 3
Views: 779

Re: Disappearing Cabinets

Hi Scott- Thanks for replying. I did just what you said- I threw out the entire job and started from scratch and I have not had a repeat of the problem. In the "problem" room I did create a "stem" wall in the middle of a long wall and at right angles to it. In the new room I crea...
by James Melvin
Tue, Dec 13 2011, 10:06AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Disappearing Cabinets
Replies: 3
Views: 779

Disappearing Cabinets

Since the recent time update I began a new kitchen in room layout and populated it with cabinets from a couple of my personal libraries that have never posed a problem. I saved the room and when I reopened the job the next day there were at least 6 cabinets missing. I replaced the cabinets, saved, c...
by James Melvin
Sun, Nov 27 2011, 4:35PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: 9 Days to go
Replies: 7
Views: 1532

Re: 9 Days to go

Thom- Your avatar almost made me soil myself. Have you considered adding meditation to the mix? At least as successful as all the rest (and less taxing) :wall: :beer:
by James Melvin
Mon, Mar 28 2011, 5:43AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Frameless Oven Cabinets
Replies: 4
Views: 1499

Re: Frameless Oven Cabinets

Thanks Wally. I think that in my obsessive attempt to create a totally frame-less oven cabinet for my frame-less library I have just made life more difficult (all those nasty stretchers that constantly need attention). I have actually achieved the frameless oven cabinet before (so the front plane of...
by James Melvin
Sun, Mar 27 2011, 4:43PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Frameless Oven Cabinets
Replies: 4
Views: 1499

Frameless Oven Cabinets

Would love to hear from someone who has solved the problem of building frameless oven cabinets: single oven, double oven, microwave over oven. I have managed by using stretchers for "midrails" in a frameless cabinet to allow for separation between an appliance and door/dwr above or below b...
by James Melvin
Mon, Nov 22 2010, 8:10AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Redrawing Error
Replies: 1
Views: 372

Redrawing Error

When moving a cabinet between editors (Cabinet Editor, Shelf Editor, Door/Drawer Editor, etc.) the current screen does not correctly display. For example, in the CE I see just a small area in which the operation I am attempting (like rotating the cabinet) is occurring. This small screen is in the ce...
by James Melvin
Thu, Jul 08 2010, 5:21PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Inset FF Dwr Bx Clearance Bug?
Replies: 0
Views: 612

Inset FF Dwr Bx Clearance Bug?

I have been working on a face frame library with inset doors/drawers. In the Door/Drawer Editor I have found what seems a bug to me. I am trying to configure drawer box settings to use an Undermount Salice Futura slide. The left and rignt clearance settings of 5/16 are fine. However, when I try to s...
by James Melvin
Sat, Jan 30 2010, 10:15AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: After the bugs are fixed in V6
Replies: 46
Views: 5334

Re: After the bugs are fixed in V6

Kerry- In the last paragraph of your post on this topic, you say that performance issues are still at the top of your wish list. I have to agree. But here is what shocks me. You are running a workstation with a killer cpu speed and a monster Quadro card and speed is still an issue !!! What I infer h...
by James Melvin
Sat, Jan 30 2010, 9:32AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Mac User? Which Windows Virtualization Software to Use?
Replies: 4
Views: 673

Re: Mac User? Which Windows Virtualization Software to Use?

Thanks for posting this. I have had a Mac on my desk since 1986 and never wanted anything else, until I discovered eCabinets, that is. So, 6 years ago my son built a respectable PC for me (Athlon 64 4000, Quadro FX 1000, 4GB Ram, XP Pro) which has been adequate for my needs. Of course I found myself...
by James Melvin
Wed, Jan 27 2010, 2:53PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Population of Pull Location
Replies: 1
Views: 317

Population of Pull Location

In Door Drawer Editor after populating fields for knobs on Double Doors (populating for both doors at once) only the first set of selected fields actually places a pull. Then I am forced to return to the editor to place the second pull. Oddly, the fields for that second door still contain the values...
by James Melvin
Fri, Jan 22 2010, 12:27PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: ver6 Changing Cabinet Features from room View
Replies: 4
Views: 589

ver6 Changing Cabinet Features from room View

Had my knickers in a twist. So I post this just in case other members have been having the same question. At first it looked like v6 no longer had the feature for changing all doors or dwrs, etc from Room view. It had disappeared from the drop down menu. It has just moved! When selecting a single ca...
by James Melvin
Tue, Jan 12 2010, 2:10PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Version 6
Replies: 3
Views: 497

Re: Version 6

Well, here I am replying to my own post. Appliances are not lost. If the "up" or "back" buttons don't work, then try the "home" button to the left to restore the Appliance Tree.

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